HC Deb 12 February 2004 vol 417 cc1693-4W
Helen Jones

To ask the Secretary of State for Health what his policy is on making available to hon. Members documents originating in NHS trusts; and what criteria he uses in deciding which of these documents may be placed in the Library when an hon. Member makes a request for them. [146621]

Miss Melanie Johnson

[holding answer 8 January 2004]The Department would generally make available information that it collects and retains, and as such would place this information in the Library, subject to any requirement for confidentiality. The Department would not generally seek to obtain copies of documents